Holiday Hopes

Tommy & Missy Lamach from Addy\'s Angels Tommy & Missy Lamach from Addy\'s Angels
Rev. Jerry & Barbara Rev. Jerry & Barbara

Thank you for your generous support throughout the 2017 holiday season! 

You have helped to create a special holiday filled with memories for more than 450 children and over 30 local families.

Highlights:

·         123 children in Foster Care (Utica) received $25 Sangertown gift cards (74 from sponsors, the rest staff purchased from HH funds).

·         40 children in Foster Care (Watertown) received thousands of dollars in toys and games from Our Lady of the Rosary Church, the Walmart Distribution Center, and Stuff the Bus (Addy's Angels).

·         $4,465 to health, wellness, and activities via The Spirit of Josh Fund.

·         $36,118 - the value of all in-kind donations received.

·         $18,797 in cash gifts to HH, to support the children all year.

·         32 families (Foster Care, Health Homes, Day Services, B2H) had wishes fulfilled. 

·         95 children (residential and B2H) who had their wishes fulfilled.

·         95 In-Kind Donors

·         167 Monetary gifts

Special Thanks:

·         Addy's Angels supported The House with items from Stuff the Bus ($3,420 value)

·         HGS staff participated in Stuff the Bus to gather bags filled with toys and games thanks to Roser Communications. ($4,000 value)

·         We received several large bags of stuffed animals from the Teddy Bear Toss thanks to NY Sash. ($1,000 in stuffed animals)

·         Staff at Northern Safety put together stockings for all of our residential children. Stockings were filled with socks, earbuds, legos, crayons, games, chapstick, nail polish, scarves, hot chocolate, etc. ($1,300 value)

·         Our Lady of the Rosary Church held their annual gift drive and filled our conference table with toys and games for all ages. ($3,645 value)

 

 

If you would like to donate a monetary gift to Holiday Hopes, you can do so through our secure online donation site. Click here to donate now.

For more information, please call Jenna Webb, Events Coordinator at 315.235.7771 or email JennaW@hgsutica.com.

 

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